Money - examples

Money or finance are an essential medium of exchange, a unit of account and store of value in modern society. Mathematical examples helps to get basic financial literacy.

  1. Birthday
    spice Mother bought 21 desserts on the occasion of Mirka's birthday one tips was 9 CZK and the kremlin cost 12 CZK. For all desserts, she paid 213 CZK. How many kremlins and how many tips mums did buy?
  2. Repay, interest, loan
    repay Ramchacha takes a loan amount of 240000 from a bank for constructing a house at the rate of simple interest of 12% per annum. After 1 yr. of taking the loan he rents the house at the rate of 5200 per month. Determine the number of years he would take to re
  3. Savings
    savings Eva borrowed 1/3 of her savings to her brother, 1/2 of savings spent in the store and 7 euros left. How much did she save?
  4. T-shirts and hat
    usd_9 5 t-shirts and a hat cost £62.00 2 t-shirts and a hat cost £29.00 How much does a t-shirt cost ? How much does a hat cost ?
  5. Hour salary
    usd_8 You work for 4 hours on a Saturday and 8 hours on Sunday. You also receive a $50 bonus. You earn $164. How much did you earn per hour?
  6. Pamela
    penize_48 Lara Pamela spends her salary of 3000 for food, clothing, recreation and savings, which are in the ratio of 48:20:15:37, respectively. How much does he spend for savings?
  7. Ebay is not free
    usd_7 Be aware of ebay - if you sell something expensive, fee is painful. There are lot of space for classifieds and local exchange away from global ebay. Calculate ebay+paypal fee if you sale 3641 USD laptop. Formula for ebay fee is 0,30 + 10 % of total earning
  8. Chocolate
    cokolada Charlie bought 7 same chocolates for 14 Eur. How many euros he pay for 27 chocolates?
  9. Bonus
    moeny Gross wage was 1762 USD including 22% bonus. How many USD were bonuses?
  10. Store
    pave One meter of the textile were discounted by 2.4 USD. Now 6 m of textile cost as before 3 m. Calculate the old and new price of 1 m of the textile.
  11. Coffee
    coffe In stock are three kinds of branded coffee prices: I. kind......5.3 USD/kg II. kind......11.6 USD/kg III. kind.....5.8 USD/kg Mixing these three species in the ratio 2:8:3 create a mixture. What will be the price of 800 grams of this mixture?
  12. Medicament
    tablets Same type of medicament produces a number of manufacturers in a variety of packages with different content of active substance. Pack 1: includes 60 pills of 1200 mg of active substance per pack cost 18 Eur. Pack 2: includes 30 pills of 1000 mg of active s
  13. Inflation
    dollar What is better for people (employees)? ?
  14. Cone A2V
    popcorn Surface of cone in the plane is a circular arc with central angle of 126° and area 415 cm2. Calculate the volume of a cone.
  15. Discount
    pulover Ladies sweater was twice discounted. First by 17%, then by 17% of the new price. Its final price was 72 USD. Determine the original price of sweater.
  16. Homeless Dezider
    kos Homeless Dežko has 13 coins in jacket: Calculate the value of its assets and calculate how many bottles of wine for 0.55 EUR can he buy.
  17. ŽSR
    luzianky Calculate fixed annual personnel costs of operating monorail line 106 km long if every 5 km is station, which serve three people - one dispatcher and two switchman in 3-shift operation. Consider the average salary of the employee 847 €.
  18. Youth track
    tunel Youth track from Hronská Dúbrava to Banská Štiavnica which announced cancellation attracted considerable media attention and public opposition, has cost 6.3 euro per capita and revenue 13 cents per capita. Calculate size of subsidies to trip group of 17.
  19. Theater
    SND The theater has in each row with 11 seats. Ticket to the first 8 rows is for 198 KČ. In next rows is for 84 KČ. The theater was completely sold out. Revenue was 34980 KČ. How many rows are in the theater?
  20. Engineer Kažimír
    demagog_smer_1 The difference between politicians-demagogues and reasonable person with at least primary education beautifully illustrated by the TV show example. "Engineer" Kažimír says that during their tenure there was a large decline in the price of natural gas, pri

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